Birth - Death
1936 - 2016
Creator and screenwriter of 'Coronation Street' soap opera on BBC television. Actor on several television and radio shows, including BBC's 'Children's Hour'. Author of numerous novels, notably 'The Lights of Manchester' (1991) and 'Full Steam Ahead' (1998). Appointed as a Member of the Order of the British Empire (1994). Also known as Anthony Warren.